Makayla Phillips



Age (at audition) 15
Sex Female
Act Singer
Seasons 13
Position Reached Semifinalist

Makayla Phillips was a singer act from Season 13 of America's Got Talent. She was eliminated in the Semifinals.


Makayla Phillips is from Canyon Lake, California. She was born on July 8, 2002.


Makayla Phillips' audition in Episode 1306 consisted of singing "Warrior" by Demi Lovato. Impressed by her performance, Heidi Klum pressed the Golden Buzzer, sending Makayla straight to the Quarterfinals.


Makayla Phillips' Week 2 Quarterfinals performance in Episode 1313 consisted of singing "Issues" by Julia Michaels. Mel B and Heidi Klum gave her standing ovations.  Makayla finished in sixth, seventh or eighth place in America's Vote. In the Dunkin' Save, she received more online votes than Da RepubliK and Front Pictures, advancing to the Semifinals in Episode 1314.


Makayla Phillips' Week 1 Semifinals performance in Episode 1317 consisted of singing "Who U Are" by Jessie J. Mel B and Heidi Klum gave her standing ovations. Makayla did not receive enough votes to advance to the Finals in Episode 1318, eliminating her from the competition along with Amanda Mena instead of Michael Ketterer.


  • Makayla won the Dunkin' Save vote by only 0.1% in her Quarterfinals week.
  • She is good friends with Season 14 winner Kodi Lee.

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